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Internet Providers in Troy, Virginia
Residential Internet Statistics for Troy, VA
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,200 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$56.99|
Most Popular Internet Providers in Troy, Virginia:
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Internet Access in Troy, Virginia
The Troy area has two commonly available providers: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider. They have speeds up to 100 Mbps and availability in close to one hundred percent of the population. HughesNet sells Satellite, with coverage in close to one hundred percent of the area and reported download speeds up to 25 Mbps.
The information on this page comes via FCC reports. Listings here are enhanced with private data sources to create more accurate listings than is available from government websites. Speed and pricing data is generated by our research team, who collect tens of thousands of data points each year.
CenturyLink provides a common second choice to the primary providers. They offer 98 percent availability and a top speed of 120 Mbps. There are also 3 companies in Troy selling enterprise and business/smb technologies like T1. BroadbandNow includes every local provider with business services on their website, but residential companies often offer unlisted business plans as well.
When we're looking at network technologies with significant infrastructure already built the area, the most widespread hardwired Internet connection options are DSL and Fiber and Cable, with 98.77% and 85.33% respectively. TV companies are the main source for cable home Internet, since they can leverage pre-existing TV wires — which have already been built out to homes in the area — to connect subscribers to the Internet. Troy customers of cable ISPs such as XFINITY from Comcast generally pick it due to the combination of low pricing for decent speeds. (Compared to DSL, anyway.)
In summary, most Troy residents have 2-3 choices for Internet. Troy is the 156th most connected city out of 712 Virginia communities in terms of the number of providers available at local addresses.
Internet Statistics 2021
9.9% of consumers in Troy500 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Troy, Virginia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Firefly Fiber Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||78.2%|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||85.3%|
|CenturyLink||940 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||98.8%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Compare Troy to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Troy||14.7 Mbps||6||$0.30 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +519.7 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.89 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +134.1 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +145.9 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +154.8 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +147.4 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.38 ( + $0.00 )|